Author:SEWARD, Desmond


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Henry V: The Scourge of God

By: SEWARD, Desmond

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Stock No.: 41057

ISBN: 0670811742

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

A first U.S. edition of this biography of English King Henry V, who ruled from 1413 to 1422. During his reign, the English took large portions of France and won the decisive Battle of Agincourt. Per the author, the animus that resulted from English occupation of France stayed with the French long after Henry's death in 1422. With several maps and a section of black & white illustrations. Indexed. --- In gold paper-covered boards backed in navy cloth with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with detail from color painting, "Henry V at Agincourt". --- A clean, bright, tightly-bound copy ... View more info